Archive for February, 2011


Neighbourhood Reggae Special!

Neighbourhood returns to Ruby Lounge in April for another live special,  this time focusing on the reggae side of things, with live sets from the excellent EXTRA LOVE, Prefessor P from FREEDOM MASSES, and the brand new live band out of BAKERY STUDIOS…

Check the deets below and see you in the dance!

neighbourhood Live Reggae special

neighbourhood Live Reggae special

NEIGHBOURHOOD LIVE REGGAE SPECIAL!
Very Special Event featuring Manchester’s best Reggae talent.
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RUBY LOUNGE
HIGHT ST, M4 1QB
10PM-4AM
£4/6
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EXTRA LOVE
http://www.myspace.com/extralove
A tight 10 piece Reggae-Dub-Afro-Jazz band featuring top Mancunian singers ANGEL & KUNTRI RANKS. Playing both deep & dubby along side upbeat & uplifting tracks from their brand new EP.

JUNGLE STUDIO LIVE P.A.
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Freedom-Masses-Sound-System/48865685831
A  Live P.A. from PROFESSOR P of FREEDOM MASSES. An exclusive new show for Neighbourhood from Prof. P, featuring new  material with laptop, decks and effects. Not to be missed!

HOMEGROWN EFFECT
http://www.myspace.com/homegrowneffect
Full 5 piece band nurtured by the deft touch of BAKERY STUDIOS which vibrates with the delays and reverbs of classic 70s Dub. Roots and culture with a special Mancunian flavour.

Hosted by MEGA RAS with resident DJs:
Air Adam (http://podcast.airadam.com)
Dj Mischief  (My First Moth)
Omas (My First Moth)
Longshot (Drum Music)
Ed Speed (Dub Smugglers)
Mind On Fire DJs

Mind on Fire at The Nook on Sunday!

So its that time of the month again, the Mind on Fire family rolls into the nook for our monthly session, before crawling out again a few hours later slightly bewildered and embarrassed…. COME JOIN US!

Mind on fire Sundays @ The Nook

Mind on fire Sundays @ The Nook

MOF Band play FOMFest in May!

We are pleased to announce that the Mind on Fire Band have been confirmed for Friends Of Mine festival, taking place between 20th and 22nd May at Capesthorne Hall in Cheshire, just a few minutes from Manchester on the train. We’ll be playing on the Friday evening and other highlights include Horace Andy, Daddy G, Mr Scruff and Toro Y Moi. Check it out below…

MOF band @ FOM festival

MOF band @ FOM festival

Competition: Tickets for The Oscillation!

We all know wotgodforgot host some of the most exciting live shows in Manchester, in on Friday 4th March Go Lebanon have been invited back to play with The Oscillation at Islington Mill.

The oscillation

The oscillation

But wait, there’s more!

For your chance to win a pair of tickets for the show email MOFSOUNDS @ GMAIL.COM with “oscillation” in the subject bar!

Sounds From The Other City!

We are super excited to be invited back to curate a stage at Sounds From The Other City for the third year running! Taking place on Sunday 1st May across 13 venues in Salford, and with a bank holiday on the Monday its always an awesome party!

This year we are at The Salford Arms on Chapel Street and already have some exciting confirmations in the form of Action Beat, Capac, From The Kites Of San Quentin and Zing. More to follow very soon!

Check the website for full lineup and info here:

Sound from the other city 2011

Sound from the other city 2011

promoters this year are…Now Wave, Comfortable on a Tightrope, High Voltage, Hey! Manchester, Trash-O-Rama, Wot God Forgot, Postcards From Manchester, Helmets For Men, Paradox, Hear Here, Bad Uncle, Fat Out Till You Pass Out, Mind On Fire and MIE

first line up : Those Dancing Days. The Twilight Sad. Eagulls. Klaus Kinski. The Wave Pictures. Brittle Stars. Barn Owl. Darren Hayman. Richard Youngs. Anta. Ageing. D/R/U/G/S. The Inflictors. Milk Maid. Death to the Strange.Neil Bell. Rainbow Arabia. Patterns. Action Beat. Capac. Sonny & the Sunsets. The Twilight Sad. The Kill Van Kulls. Animals & Men. Fixers. Plank!

Competition: Bizzle Bizzle!

Yes yes, its true, Mind on Fire DJs will be providing support for Lethal B at Sound Control in Manchester on Saturday 5th March… Expect Chartist, Grave Architecture, Dan Nation, Paz and more bringing the fire.

Competition time again, we have a pair of tickets for the show to give away, so email MOFSOUNDS @ GMAIL . COM with “bizzle bizzle” in the subject for your chance to win.

POW.

Lethal Bizzle

Lethal Bizzle